• Call for CVs - Transition Advisor and Conflict Specialist

    Job Locations US-DC-Washington
    Posted Date 1 year ago(5/16/2017 3:34 PM)
    Job ID
    2017-1023
    Job Area
    Stabilization and Management Solutions (SMS)
    Type
    Proposal
  • About Us

    Since 2001, Dexis has provided innovative management solutions for a secure and prosperous world.   In the last three years alone, Dexis has worked in 90 countries supporting critical missions of agencies in the global development and security assistance space.  With triple digit growth in recent years, Dexis was ranked in the top 10 consulting firms by funding at the US Agency for International Development in FY16 and FY17.  Dexis was also among the highest rated employers on Glassdoor, where many of its 250-plus employees cited a people-centered leadership and culture as the main drivers to its success.  

     

    Dexis is seeking experienced short and long-term consultants and specialists for transition, conflict, and post-conflict assistance programming. These assignments may be for both temporary and long term positions that may require fielding to fragile and transitioning states on short notice. The work location for this position will be in Washington, DC and/or globally as required.

    Responsibilities

    • Transition Advisors for USAID Office of Transition Initiative programs
    • Democracy and governance
    • Countering violent extremism
    • Community development and resilience
    • Post-conflict reconciliation
    • Post-conflict reconstruction, stabilization, and rehabilitation
    • Humanitarian response and human rights
    • Working with refugees and displaced peoples
    • Civil-Military coordination and cooperation
    • Crime and violence prevention
    • Working with at-risk-youth or vulnerable populations
    • Program development and design
    • Grant management and small grant development
    • Monitoring and evaluation
    • Political Economy Analysis

    Qualifications

    • Advanced degree in a relevant field plus 4 years of experience with an international donor, contractor, Civil Society Organization (CSO), or Non-Governmental Organization (NGO).

    or

    • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field plus 6 years of experience with an international donor, contractor, CSO, or NGO.
    • Familiarity or previous experience with USAID’s Office of Transition Initiatives (OTI) or Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) highly desired.
    • A minimum of two years of experience working or living in fragile or transitioning states.
    • Experience managing teams.
    • Strong English written and verbal communications skills required.
    • Fluency in a language other than English may be required depending on the country or location of assignment.

     

     

    Dexis is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental handicap, or status as a disabled or Vietnam Era veteran of the US Armed Forces.

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